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Congratulations You Hired The Wrong Person

Congratulations, You Hired The Wrong Person…..Now What Do You Do

By Joel Elveson – Independent Executive Recruiter – Headhunter

That new person you hired was perfect or so you thought.  888 more words

Business Coach

Course Reflection: EDU 6918 Intro to Teaching

As I finish up my first quarter of the MTMS program as SPU, it is important to reflect on what I have learned so far. Into to Teaching is a foundational course that covers a wide array of topics including educational history in the U.S., forces that influence our educational system, how education is funded, as well as an overview of the edTPA requirements that I need to fulfill in the coming year. 283 more words


I have no words

The Toastmasters meet weekly in a church hall. They practice giving speeches and speaking extemporaneously because at some point they realized this was a skill they lacked or a streak of potential that had gone unfulfilled for too long. 727 more words


When Life Hands You Lemons...

…Make Lemonade!

I know this is off-topic from my usual posts, but this is an amazing moment in my life that I wanted to share with you. 294 more words


Value of Reflection & Self-Assessment

E1 – Exemplify professionally-informed, growth-centered practice. To me, this program standard means that I am committed to personal and professional growth through coursework and through seeking input from others (professors, mentor teacher, field supervisor, other teachers, etc.). 447 more words



E 1 – Exemplify professionally-informed, growth-centered practice
H 1 – Honor student diversity and development

E 1 – Exemplify professionally-informed, growth-centered practice. To me, E1 means that as an educator I am constantly growing and learning by gaining knowledge and experience through reflection and feedback from others. 629 more words

Critical Thinking

Transition Week

A positive part of being appointed as principal of a new school is not only the opportunity to build upon your current experience but also to learn new skills. 461 more words